Party Frontrunners: 2020 Presidential Election Updates

By Robbie Cruz The election for the next president of the United States of America is set to be on Tuesday, November 3rd, 2020. Even though the election is not set to take place until next November, that has not stopped rumblings in the political world.  At the moment, there are four Republican presidential nominees, Read More …

Human Dignity and Homelessness in the District

By Franchetta Groves Time after time, Washington, D.C. finds itself on the list of cities with one of the highest homeless populations. When walking down the streets, it will not take long to come across an individual who is struggling with homelessness, asking for help.  It is not just an anecdotal situation; statistics show that Read More …

Rebuilding America’s Military Project: US Army

By Katie Hoban Over the past decade, the United States Army has had to adapt to multiple changes in its structure. From tactics to machinery, certain Brigades to technology, the Army has made advancements to “modernize” itself.  Last Friday, retired Lieutenant General Thomas W. Spoehr spoke at the Heritage Foundation in regards to Army Modernization.  Read More …

Freedom of Speech Inside an Adscript Environment

By Katie Hoban Freedom of Speech is a right guaranteed by the Constitution that many citizens use on a daily basis. It is a principle in our society, supporting an individual’s articulation of opinion and ideas in the absence of censorship or legal ramification. The event “Inside Voices: The Free Speech Rights of Incarcerated Americans”, Read More …

Sudan’s Omar Al-Bashir Outested by Nation’s Military Forces

By Duane Paul Murphy The nation of Sudan made history on April 11, 2019, as the country’s armed military forces ousted its 30-year ruling authoritarian leader, President Omar Al-Bashir, in a coup d’etat. Free and fair democratic elections are expected to occur sometime between 2019 and 2020. According to sources from France24, between the day Read More …

Mueller Investigation’s 400-Page Redacted Report Recently Released

By Thomas Curry The Justice Department recently released their redacted version of the Mueller Reports that explains details over President Donald Trump’s victory in the 2016 presidential election. Special counsel Robert Mueller III’s report deals with details on the president, his associates and any potential interference with the presidential election that came from Russia. The Read More …

Students and Faculty Gather to Share Experiences with Diversity at Accessibility Panel

By Thomas Holmes Catholic University’s Student Government Association (SGA) and the Diversity and Inclusion Initiative hosted the Accessibility Panel in order to raise awareness for the diverse groups on campus and to begin a conversation about inclusivity. The event was held in Caldwell Auditorium on April 16. Four panelists gave their personal accounts about experiencing Read More …

Representative Rashida Tlaib Submits Impeachment Resolution

By Theresa Whitfield Freshman Democratic Representative Rashida Tlaib formally submitted her movement for the impeachment of President Donald Trump on March 27. This resolution garnered support from only one other person: Representative Al Green of Texas. Green, a Democrat representative from Texas’ 9th district, also tried to push for impeachment himself. “It’s not about Democrats, Read More …

SGA Passes Legislation to Increase Counseling Services, Provide Menstrual Products in All Female Bathrooms, and Launch The Water Sustainability Project

By Catherine O’Grady The Student Government Association Senate voted to increase counseling service for the student body during its second to last meeting of the year. During the meeting, senators also worked to pass resolutions concerning availability to menstrual products for female students on campus, updates to be made on water fountains throughout campus, and Read More …